NEXT PROGRAM: Tuesday, October 13,
2015 at 7:30
pm at the College Park Aviation
The Birds and the Bees: Why Native Bees are
More Interesting and Important than Birds”
Presented by Sam Droege
lecture explores the parallel universe of the 425 native bees in
Maryland that exists in the same times and places that birds do, but
remains unexplored by most naturalists. Hi-definition photos,
rarity, cleptoparasites, and close dependency on our native plant
communities will all be interwoven into stories of natural history and
discovery of native bees.
Visit the Programs
page for more
us for our second annual Migratory Bird Day event, Birding in the Americas: Mi Casa es su Casa
September 26, 2015 from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
Lake Artemesia Natural Area Park, Berwyn Road & 55th Avenue, Berwyn
include hourly bird walks, a visit to our Monarch Waystation, a raptor
talk with live birds, children's crafts and activities, spotting scopes
and binoculars available for use, an information table, and a Monarch
butterfly tag and release demonstration. Many materials will be
available in Spanish.
view or download the complete flyer in English or Spanish.
We hope to see you and your family at
Lake Artemisia on September 26!
Esperamos ver a usted y su familia en el lago Artemisia el 26 de
|Welcome to the home page of the Prince George's Audubon
a local chapter of the National Audubon Society serving Audubon members
in the northern part of Prince George's County, Maryland. PGAS
established in 1972 as a non-profit organization with officers and a
of directors, all volunteers, elected by the general membership.
Membership in PGAS is obtained through the National Audubon
PGAS members receive our chaper newsletter, The Bluebird, and are
to actively participate in chapter activities including a monthly
series, field trips, annual bird counts, and other special
This website is for members of PGAS to keep up to date
on program and
field trip schedules and other chapter activities. In addition,
website serves as a resource for non-members to find out more about
and PGAS and to explore the benefits of membership. Non-members
welcome to participate in our meetings and field trips and are free to
take advantage of the local birding and environmental information on
website as well as the links to a wide range of related information
on the internet. Of course, if you live in northern Prince
County we would love to have you as a PGAS member, and membership
is always available.